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John Beier / Byers

John Beier / Byers

Male 1807 - 1860  (52 years)

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  • Name John Beier / Byers  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 2 Jul 1807  Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Construction - Carpenter 
    Died 1 Mar 1860  Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Buried Krider's (St.Benjamin's) Luth. Ch. Cem, Westminster, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5
    Person ID I373  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2015 

    Father Frederick Beier / Byers,   b. 10 Oct 1781, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1815, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Mother Barbara Schnauffer / Snouffer,   b. 10 Mar 1786, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1832, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Married Abt 1807  [3, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Family ID F75  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Myerly,   b. 24 Feb 1813, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1888, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married Y  [2
    Children 
     1. Andrew John Byers,   b. Nov 1834, Frederick (Now Carroll) Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1917, York Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years)
     2. Frederick W. Byers,   b. 19 May 1837, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1902, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     3. Mary Ann Byers,   b. Abt 1838,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Jane C. Byers,   b. Abt 1841,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Elizabeth Jane Byers,   b. 26 Jul 1842,   d. 1 Aug 1890  (Age 48 years)
     6. Ezra David Byers,   b. 17 Jul 1844, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1936, Mt. Pleasant, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     7. Ellen Byers,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Rachel Ann Byers,   b. 1850,   d. Aft 1933  (Age 84 years)
     9. Jeanette Byers,   b. 20 Mar 1853,   d. 24 Jun 1875  (Age 22 years)
     10. John Henry Byers,   b. 3 Mar 1856, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1933, Westminster, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2011 
    Family ID F2100  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • (Research):
      Although John and Elizabeth are reported in AMERICAN BOYERS to be buried in Krider's Cemetery, neither is listed in the main reference -- vol. 5, part 1, CARROLL COUNTY CEMETERIES (Carroll Cnty Genealogical Soc'y: 1996) -- under any usual spelling of the last name: Boyers, Bayer, Beyer, Beier, Byer, Byers, etc.

  • Sources 
    1. [S360] Boyers|, Donald A. Boyer, American Boyers, (Assoc. of American Boyers, York, PA; 7th ed : 1984).

    2. [s783] Woody-2011 |, Woody Rush, "Descendants of Caspar Beier", (Woody Rush, 102 Alto Ave, Westminster, MD 21157-5708; Email: woody.rush550@gmail.com; Report published [2011]), pp. 7, 16 - 18.

    3. [S531] Ancestry Tree - Byers|, Woody Rush, (Byers, Yohn, Bell, Barnes Families of Carroll County, Maryland, Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/35121622/listofallpeople ).

    4. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 56824800.

    5. [s783] Woody-2011 |, Woody Rush, "Descendants of Caspar Beier", (Woody Rush, 102 Alto Ave, Westminster, MD 21157-5708; Email: woody.rush550@gmail.com; Report published [2011]), p. 16.

    6. [S10] Snuffers|, James L. Wood, Jr., THE SNUFFERS, (BJW Printers; Beckley, WV : 1989), 929.273Sn72., pp. 80, 81.

    7. [S34] MD, Hist of Western|, J. T. Scharf, HISTORY OF WESTERN MARYLAND, (L. H. Everts, Co., Philadelphia, PA : 1882), p. 924.

    8. [S12] Ott|, Richard H. Ott, Jr., "Ott Genealogy" : Oct 2003, (Richard H. Ott, Jr., 4208 Elsa Terr, Baltimore, MD 21117; DickOtt@aol.com).

    9. [S13] Carrolltonian - Krider's|, Anonymous, "Old Krider's Cemetery Inscriptions"; vol. 16, Carrolltonian (1996), (Carroll Cnty Genealogical Society, PO Box 1752, Westminster, MD 21158), p. 11.

    10. [s783] Woody-2011 |, Woody Rush, "Descendants of Caspar Beier", (Woody Rush, 102 Alto Ave, Westminster, MD 21157-5708; Email: woody.rush550@gmail.com; Report published [2011]), pp. 2, 6.